angel light


Definition of angel light

: a small triangular light between subordinate arches of window tracery (as in English perpendicular style)

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First Known Use of angel light

circa 1867, in the meaning defined above

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“Angel light.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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